Freeport Historical Society presents the 3rd Annual Dry Stone Wall Building Workshop with Chris Tanguay, owner of Maine Dry Stone
One or two-day, hands-on workshop: Saturday, October 8 and Sunday October 9, 2011, 9:00am- 4:00pm both days.
Join local stone waller Chris Tanguay of Maine Dry Stone for his excellent dry laid, stone wall building workshop. Chris is an accredited Master Craftsman with both the Dry Stone Walling Association (DSWA) of Great Britain and the Dry Stone Conservancy in Kentucky. He is also a certified instructor and examiner for the DSWA of Great Britain.
The first day of the workshop will focus on the basic structural techniques used when building or restoring a typical field stone wall. The second day of the workshop will build on these skills, but will include more on detail work. If desired, more advanced instruction can be provided for those with a higher level of skill.
Workshops take place at historic Pettengill Farm, located on Pettengill Road off of Flying Point Road in Freeport, Maine.
Saturday workshop is $65.00; two-day workshop is $110. Lunch is included. Registration and payment is required in advance. This workshop sells out each year. Don’t be disappointed. Register now!